Nothing is a brand that Carl Pei started in 2021. He was the co-founder of OnePlus, and he left OnePlus in 2020. Carl Pei had raised $70 million in the second funding phase for Nothing. Nothing has been one of the most exciting brands in the year 2022. It launched its first product Nothing Ear (1), in December 2021. The product came with many unique elements like a transparent case, ANC, and many other features for a killer pricing of Rs 5999. Nothing has sold over 400K units worldwide by the end of January 2022.
Later in March 2022, Nothing confirmed that they had been working on a smartphone. It will be dubbed Nothing Phone (1). The device is rumoured to launch by the summer of 2022. Like Nothing Ear (1), it will be sold exclusively on Flipkart in India. Flipkart also has been teasing the same for a pretty long time now.
Nothing Phone (1) image leaked!
It is said to feature an industry-first design and will be a transparent device. A netizen on Twitter took a screenshot of an accident reveal of the phone’s image by Flipkart. It reveals the image of the upcoming Nothing Phone (1) smartphone. The picture shows a transparent design of the smartphone’s rear. Earlier, Carl Pei had shared some design sketches of the smartphone on Twitter. His tweet reveals that the device would feature support for wireless charging. The device will be running on Nothing OS, which is a skin on top of Android.
By default, it will have a Nothing launcher, which is already available for the public to download via Google Play Store. Nothing claims that its OS will be one of the purest skins of Android. The brand wants to become what OnePlus used to be in the initial days. There are reports that the device’s pricing could be around 500 Euros.
Earlier, a picture during a video conference of Nothing Phone (1) was leaked on Slashleaks. It revealed a bezel-less design to the front with a punch hole in the centre. It also shows that it will have a vertical rear camera layout. Nothing has confirmed that the device will feature a Snapdragon chipset. Rumours suggest that it would feature the Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 chipset. Other rumours on the web are a 90Hz display, a 50MP primary camera, and a probable launch date of July 21. These are the limited information available on the web regarding the device. We will update the article if more information comes out. So stay tuned with us for more information about Nothing Phone (1).